Notification of intention to drill a borehole or sink a well

This form is provided to assist in the provision of information required under the Mining Industry Act 1926 (including the Petroleum Production Act 1934) and the Water Resources Act 1991. (See separate leaflets setting out the statutory obligations).

The British Geological Survey welcomes the notification of the sinking of bores or site investigation work not covered by the above acts and those who wish to supply information on a voluntary basis should also use this form.

Geographic references

* In order of preference, one of the following is required; National Grid Reference (NGR), British National Grid (BNG), latitude/longitude or a place name. If you would also like to send a site plan, please reply to the email confirmation that you will receive after you have successfully submitted this form and attach the plan.

NGR

BNG

Latitude/ longitude



Notified under *


Type of drilling

Rock sampling

Geophysical logging

Lithological logging


* Denotes a required field.

Under the terms of the Mining Industry Act 1926 and Water Resources Act 1991 we should receive records on completion of the drilling. For access to forms or further details about the legislation and records that should be supplied please see ourLegal framework | National Geological Records Centre (NGRC), or contact us using the details below.

Data Acquisition Team

National Geological Records Centre
British Geological Survey
Keyworth
Nottingham
NG12 5GG

Tel: 0115 9363127
www.bgs.ac.uk


DEPOSIT YOUR BOREHOLE INFORMATION AND ADD TO A UNIQUE RESOURCE

The NGRC welcomes your donations from anywhere in Great Britain. The NGRC can receive information in various formats, including analogue, digital and material collections.